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Apatemys hendryi

Mammalia - Insectivora - Apatemyidae

Taxonomy
Apatemys hendryi was named by Robinson (1966). Its type specimen is CM 15737, a tooth (left [lower] M3), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Badwater Locality 5A, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Wagon Bed ("Tepee Trail") Formation of Wyoming.

It was synonymized subjectively with Apatemys bellus by West (1973).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Apatemys hendryi Robinson p. 318
1984Apatemys hendryi Storer
1995Apatemys hendryi Storer

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
orderInsectivoraBowdich 1821
superfamilyApatemyoidea
familyApatemyidae
genusApatemys
specieshendryiRobinson 1966

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available